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How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...
Texting and Driving FAQs
Jun 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Texting and Driving Is the Most Alarming Form of Distracted Driving Texting and driving includes reading text messages, emails or online material or writing or composing messages on a mobile device...
Misclassifying Workers as Independent Contractors
Jun 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
How Would Your Small Business Fare with the IRS for Worker Status? Did you know that misclassifying workers is one of the top problems that small business owners face? Many small businesses hire in...
Do Your Work Policies Discriminate Between Men and Women?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 606 606 recommendations | email to a friend
One Set of Rules for Men and a Different Set of Rules for Women Having company policies that discriminate between men and women can be lethal for an employer in today’s work environment. If you hav...
Social Media: Should You Use Social Media in an Internal Investigation?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 684 684 recommendations | email to a friend
Investigating Employees Through Their Social Media Accounts Social media can provide a lot of information about people’s lives. Why would an employer want to know what an employee is doing through ...
Adolph Caso, a voice for Italian Americans, decries the attacks on Columbus
May 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 498 498 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adolph Caso the first time at the International Book Show in New York City and he struck me as a person who loves books more than anything in the world. On...
Defensive Driving Can Prevent Accidents and Injuries and Also Save Lives
May 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 675 675 recommendations | email to a friend
Do you know how to drive defensively? Everyone has heard about defensive driving, but what does it mean to drive defensively? It certainly behooves drivers to find out because knowing and following...
Real Personal Injury Law Cases in NY: $73k Payout
Apr 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1027 1027 recommendations | email to a friend
A story told by car accident victim in the NY Area: When I was 11 years old, I was in a car with my father, having some bonding moments while driving to fill up gas in the New York area. We were ha...
Dr. Mary Rorro, The “Violin Doc,” An Exclusive Interview
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 996 996 recommendations | email to a friend
An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She was nicknamed “The Violin Doc” in a book by Lisa Wong entitled “Scales to Scalpels, Doctors Who Practice the Healing Arts of Music and Medicine;”  a talen...
How about positive news for a change
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 941 941 recommendations | email to a friend
Tired of the same news 24/7-Investigations, allegations, sexual harassment charges, what hat Melania is wearing, Trump always always denying everything. It really is sickening all over the news nig...

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Mayor announces plan to protect loft tenants
Advocates prepare for push in Albany
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Levin defends record in office at City Council debate
Challenger Cambranes goes after incumbent on privatization
Oct 31, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parents meet local educators at annual SchoolFest
In 2008, Susan Anderson was looking into pre-kindergarten programs in north Brooklyn for her son. She remembered feeling “absolutely overwhelmed” by the number of choices available. “The New York p...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials break ground on new Greenpoint Library, education center
In 18 months, the residents of Greenpoint will finally get their new and improved library and environmental education center. On Monday afternoon, elected officials joined library leaders, communit...
Oct 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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#metoo is Just the Beginning
Many of us have been overwhelmed by the recent “#metoo” campaign, where women across social media shared their experiences with sexual harassment and beyond. This was eye-opening for many, who thou...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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McGolrick Park dog run users voice their approval
Now that the renovated McGolrick Park dog run is open, dog owners have given their stamp of approval. Last year, funded by the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF), the Horticultural Soci...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maker Park disrespects North Brooklyn past, present & future
Last week, a fellow community member brought to light an Instagram account operated by the artist advocating for Maker Park. The account was filled with photos of the advocate and his two friends w...
Oct 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofit group distributes professional attire for men
As young men walked by a rack of dress shirts and a table full of ties and socks on Myrtle Avenue in Fort Greene, Kevin Livingston stopped them to ask if they knew how to tie a tie or wanted a shir...
Oct 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playing with fire
This morning I am reading coverage of the forest fires in California and in Oregon, and I am thinking about how easily and quickly these things occur. I know, because this weekend I was camping jus...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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McGolrick Park dog run is complete
GCEF showcase set for Saturday
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual Greenpoint 5K cancelled
An annual 5K race to raise money for athletics programs at St. Stan’s in Greenpoint was cancelled this year. Frank Carbone, representing the organizing committee for the “Get to the ‘Point!” 5K run...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Brooklyn’s Troop 26 celebrates newest Eagle Scouts
Honorees discuss impact of organization on their lives
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2017
INSIDE: A Top High School is an Investment in Your Child and Family: The personalized and quality education that a Top High School offers shouldn't be looked at as an added expense, but an investme...
Oct 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 244 244 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pipsqueak offers whimsical toy shopping in Brooklyn
For Alejandro Escalante, owner of Pipsqueak Children’s Shoppe in Brooklyn, toys are the family business. His grandfather owned a toy store in his native Venezuela, so it was only natural that Escal...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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DSNY approves alternate-side parking changes
DOT plans to roll out new signs next year
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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